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Sandbach Police Station

Overview

Location   Bold Street,  Sandbach

County   Cheshire

Year Opened   1857

Year Closed   1965

Century of Operation   1800-1899, 1900-1999

Remarks   A new county police station, including a house and cells was built in 1857 in Bold Street (where, until recently, Barclays Bank stood) at a time of great building activity. It cost £800, and its edifice was of brick and stone. Since demolished, and no visual record survives.

Further information can be found at
https://www.prisonhistory.org/lockup/sandbach-police-station/

Sources

  • Cyril Massey, History of Sandbach & District (1958)
  • 'Sandbach History' (November, 2019)
    https://sandbachwhatson.weebly.com/sandbach-history.html